Domestic Homicide Reviews

Dr SM Benbow made this Freedom of Information request to West Sussex County Council

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Dear West Sussex County Council,

1. How many Domestic Homicide Reviews has your authority completed between April 2011 and May 1st 2015
2. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 was the victim aged 60 years or older (but the perpetrator aged below 60 years of age)?
3. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 was the perpetrator or alleged perpetrator aged 60 years or older (but the victim aged below 60 years of age)?
4. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 were both victim AND perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator aged 60 years or older?
5. Where are your Domestic Homicide Review reports published? If possible please provide a weblink.
6. Please identify which of your authority's published Domestic Homicide Review reports relate to:
a) victim ONLY aged 60 years or older
b) perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator ONLY aged 60 years or older
c) victim AND perpetrator aged 60 years or older

Yours faithfully,

Susan
Dr Susan M Benbow

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From: Dr SM Benbow [mailto:[FOI #293085 email]]
Sent: 18 September 2015 20:31
To: Freedom of Information Act
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Domestic Homicide Reviews

Dear West Sussex County Council,

1. How many Domestic Homicide Reviews has your authority completed between April 2011 and May 1st 2015 2. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 was the victim aged 60 years or older (but the perpetrator aged below 60 years of age)?
3. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 was the perpetrator or alleged perpetrator aged 60 years or older (but the victim aged below 60 years of age)?
4. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed since April 2011 were both victim AND perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator aged 60 years or older?
5. Where are your Domestic Homicide Review reports published? If possible please provide a weblink.
6. Please identify which of your authority's published Domestic Homicide Review reports relate to:
a) victim ONLY aged 60 years or older
b) perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator ONLY aged 60 years or older
c) victim AND perpetrator aged 60 years or older

Yours faithfully,

Susan
Dr Susan M Benbow

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Maggie Lucey,

Dear Dr Benbow,

 

I refer to your request dated 18 September 2015, which has been dealt with
under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Your request was for:

 

1. How many Domestic Homicide Reviews has your authority completed between
April 2011 and May 1st 2015

2. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed
since April 2011 was the victim aged 60 years or older (but the
perpetrator aged below 60 years of age)?

3. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed
since April 2011 was the perpetrator or alleged perpetrator aged 60 years
or older (but the victim aged below 60 years of age)?

4. In how many of your authority's Domestic Homicide Reviews completed
since April 2011 were both victim AND perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator
aged 60 years or older?

5. Where are your Domestic Homicide Review reports published? If possible
please provide a weblink.

6. Please identify which of your authority's published Domestic Homicide
Review reports relate to:

a) victim ONLY aged 60 years or older

b) perpetrator/ alleged perpetrator ONLY aged 60 years or older

c) victim AND perpetrator aged 60 years or older

 

We have now completed a search for the information which you requested and
I confirm the Authority does hold information relevant to the request.

 

Please see below for your responses.

 

Q1: 2

Q2: 0

Q3: 0

Q4: 1

Q5: Two reviews are planned to be published by 1 December 2015 and will be
found at:

 

[1]https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/fire-emerg...

 

Q6: a – not applicable.

Q6: b – not applicable.

Q6: c – see response to Q5.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Maggie Lucey

Data Management & Access Officer - Information Liaison Officer

 

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